It’s not too late to add some Latin flavors to your holiday recipes list this year. These dinner recipes handpicked by Chef Ema Quevedo are not only great holiday recipes, you can prepare them any time of the year for your next gathering with family and friends. The most wonderful time of the year is here. The holidays are about sharing gifts, spending time with family and friends. And of course lots of delicious food. These Latin influenced holiday dinner recipes will have everyone feeling festive and asking for seconds!
Fried Plantains with Garlic Sauce
To get your guests’ appetite going, Chef Ema Quevedo brings you a favorite appetizer from many of our home countries — Fried Plantains with Garlic Dipping Sauce. This version, served with a tangy garlic sauce, is a great starter for the holidays.
Pernil Roast Pork
Next on our holiday recipes menu comes the star of the show, Pernil, a traditional Puerto Rican recipe for roast pork that makes a festive centerpiece for any holiday feast. Your guests will be impressed by this succulent dish.
Churros with Dulce De Leche Sauce
Chef Ema Quevedo loves saving the best for last, and those with a sweet tooth will be undeniably happy. As everyone finishes the main meal, they will be greeted by the sweet aroma of Churros with Dulce de Leche.
Recipe photos courtesy vivemejor